Events 2014

Michele Leggott at the Takapuna Library

10 April 2014 - 6 pm for 6.30 pm

Several well-known poets have arranged a celebration at the Takapuna Library for Michele Leggott, who received the 2013 Prime Minister’s Award for Literary Achievement in Poetry and who has a new volume of poetry out next week. Michele was also the inaugural NZ Poet Laureate. She is a professor in the Department of English at The University of Auckland and the founding director of the NZ electronic poetry centre. She was made a Member of the NZ Order of Merit in 2009 for her services to poetry.

When: Thursday April 10, 6 pm (refreshments) for a 6.30 pm start

Where: Takapuna Library (Level 1), The Strand, TakapunaMichele Leggott with her laureate stick at a young writers' workshop

Cost: $2